From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to navigation Jump to search
Coat of arms of Kadenbach
Coat of arms
Kadenbach is located in Germany
Location of Kadenbach within Westerwaldkreis district
Kadenbach im Westerwaldkreis.png
Coordinates: 50°23′20″N 7°43′53″E / 50.38889°N 7.73139°E / 50.38889; 7.73139Coordinates: 50°23′20″N 7°43′53″E / 50.38889°N 7.73139°E / 50.38889; 7.73139
Country Germany
State Rhineland-Palatinate
District Westerwaldkreis
Municipal assoc. Montabaur
 • Mayor Helmut Marx
 • Total 4.45 km2 (1.72 sq mi)
Elevation 250 m (820 ft)
Population (2017-12-31)[1]
 • Total 1,340
 • Density 300/km2 (780/sq mi)
Time zone CET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes 56337
Dialling codes 02620
Vehicle registration WW
Website www.kadenbach.net

Kadenbach is an Ortsgemeinde – a community belonging to a Verbandsgemeinde – in the Westerwaldkreis in Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany.



The community lies in the Westerwald between Montabaur and Koblenz in the Nassau Nature Park. The community belongs to the Verbandsgemeinde of Montabaur, a kind of collective municipality.


In 1110, Kadenbach had its first documentary mention.


Community council[edit]

The council is made up of 17 council members, including the extraofficial mayor (Bürgermeister), who were elected in a municipal election on 13 June 2004.

CDU SPD FWG Kadenbach Total
2004 3 4 9 16 seats

Coat of arms[edit]

The community’s arms recalls, with the cross pattée resembling the Teutonic Knights’ cross and the black eagle’s head as part of the whole, the community’s almost 600-year allegiance to the Koblenz House of the Teutonic Knights. The red cross and the tincture silver stand for the overlordship of the Electorate of Trier.

Economy and infrastructure[edit]

In 2006, a new credit union was built.


The nearest Autobahn interchange is Montabaur on the A 3 (CologneFrankfurt), some 12 km away.


  1. ^ Statistisches Landesamt Rheinland-Pfalz "Bevölkerungsstand 2017 - Gemeindeebene" Check |url= value (help). Statistisches Landesamt Rheinland-Pfalz (in German). 2018.

External links[edit]